theFIREstarter had a very frugal February despite spending a week on a beach in the Caribbean.
Congratulations to The Escape Artist for making it through Dry February and living to tell the tale. In this post he shares what he’s learned from the experience.
Simple Living in Somerset: A very interesting article about the financial cycle of life. Millennials are rich in human capital but poor in financial capital. Later on in life, that balance tips.
Simba from Compound Your Freedom has put together a summary of what we can learn from Mr Buffett’s annual letter.
Cheesy Finance: Based on this already “old” post by Early Retirement Extreme (ERE), Jacob was able to live off $5.000-7.000 per year, as late as 2011. For argument sake, let’s assume that this $7.000 annual spending in 2011 is now $7.714 in today’s money (2018). This would be about €6.250/year (current exchange rate ~$1.233/€), can you survive on this amount in the Netherlands? How low can you go? In the Netherlands at least!